Before the Stresa Grand Prix pilots played table tennis

While waiting for the engines to start roaring for the Stresa Grand Prix of Italy – UIM XCAT World Championship 2019, conviviality and fun were experienced on Lake Maggiore.

In fact, in the splendid setting of the Regina Palace Hotel in Stresa, the offshore racing pilots competed in a themed table tennis tournament, to remember the 50 years since the man’s landing on the moon. The team from the Abu Dhabi 4 (UAE) team composed of Shaun Torrente and Faleh Al Mansoori won the day.

The stresiano hotel, on the evening of yesterday, also acted as a backdrop – after the usual pre-race briefing by XCAT pilots – to the presentation of the novel “The Transaction”, written by Riccardo La Cognata (Head of the UIM Presidency Office) .
This evening still conviviality at the Regina Palace. On a theme evening to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the landing of the man on the Moon, the pilots of the UIM XCAT World Championship will be protagonists of the “Cocktail XCAT Regina Race”, a cocktail competition in which they will be helped and judged by experts in the sector .

From tomorrow (Saturday 20 July) space for the races. At 11.20 am Pole Position will start and then, from 5.20 pm, there will be Race 1 of the Stresa Grand Prix of Italy – UIM XCAT World Championship 2019. Sunday 21 July, again starting at 17:20, via in the Race 2.